Aki and Antti from Luonnosta are visiting the long-awaited potato exhibition Elmia Odla in Jönköping, Sweden. The event takes place between 9th and 10th of December and potato people from all over the Nordic countries are expected to visit. Elmia Odla is held every three years and it has proved out to be an excellent place to meet with interesting people....

Russian experts are currently visiting Finland for inspection of seed potato lots planned for export to Russia. Like last season, exports can only begin after approval of Russian Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance Rosselkhoznadzor. The Russian delegation was invited to Finland by the Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira. The visit was reported by Rosselkhoznadzor on their website....

Kyösti from Luonnosta visited the annual exhibition Interpom in Kortrijk, Belgium. It was nice to see that people still believe in the future of the potato business even though the season so far has been very difficult! ...